Patenting 101: Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Protection
Silicon Valley is home to innovation and creation spurred by daring entrepreneurs chasing their dreams. At the heart of their businesses is intellectual property—their competitive advantage. Protecting that property is the difference between a slam dunk and failure.
Our panelists will provide resources for aspiring entrepreneurs while giving a basic overview of the United States Patent and Trademark Office and its services. Come network with fellow entrepreneurs and learn how to safeguard your ideas and business.
In association with the Millennial Network
This program has been postponed; please check back for rescheduled event
March 12, 2018
Schultz Cultural Hall, Oshman Family JCC 3921 Fabian Way Palo Alto, 94303 United States
Director, Silicon Valley United States Patent and Trademark Office
Award-winning Designer; Entrepreneur. Co-founder, Hatch Duo
Additional panelists TBA
6:15 p.m. check-in and networking reception 7 p.m. program
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